Wyle Wins NASA Contract Valued At Nearly $2 Billion Over 10 Years

      Wyle Wins NASA Contract Valued At Nearly $2 Billion Over 10 Years

Wyle to Provide Comprehensive Health, Safety, Science and Engineering on Human
Space Flight Missions

PR Newswire

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 5, 2013

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Wyle has been awarded a
contract valued at nearly $1.76 billion over a 10-year span to provide
comprehensive health, safety, science and engineering support to NASA human
space flight missions supporting the International Space Station, Orion,
commercial space initiatives and exploration human systems development.

Called the Human Health and Performance Contract, Wyle will perform the work
primarily at the NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas with the aid of a
core team of 10 subcontractors. The contract has a five-year base award with
one three year and one two year option.

Wyle has been providing similar services to NASA since 1968 and with the award
of this new contract expects to provide critical support to NASA JSC until
2023.

The contract will focus on crew and occupational health care, medical
operations and informatics, biomedical and physiological research, space
flight habitability and environmental health, development and integration of
flight hardware and the integration of flight experiments.

Wyle's subcontractors include Lockheed Martin of Bethesda, Md., Barrios
Technology, Inc. of Houston, CSC-Dynamac of Fairfax, Va., Eagle Applied
Sciences, LLC of San Antonio, Texas, Enterprise Advisory Services, Inc. of
Houston, Geocontrols Systems, Inc. of Houston, JES Tech, Houston, MEI
Technologies, Inc. of Houston, University of Houston, and the University of
Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

Wyle, a privately held company, is a leading provider of high tech aerospace
engineering and information technology services to the federal government on
long-term outsourcing contracts. The company also provides test and evaluation
of aircraft, weapon systems, networks, and other government assets; and other
engineering services to the aerospace, defense, and nuclear power industries.

For more information, go to www.wyle.com

Contact:
Dan Reeder
(310) 563-6834
Ref.: NR/13-06

SOURCE Wyle

Website: http://www.wyle.com
 
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